School of Applied Sciences

The University of Mississippi

Graduates Honored by UM Alumni Association

Posted on August 13th, 2014 by staff

The School of Applied Sciences congratulates graduates Peggie Gillom-Granderson and Kelly English for their upcoming UM alumni honors.

Peggie Gillom-Granderson earned her bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Ole Miss in 1980. Inducted into the Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame in 1996, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame in 1997 and Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame in 2013, Peggie Gillom-Granderson now receives Hall of Fame honors from University of Mississippi’s Alumni Association.

Kelly English studied Nutrition & Hospitality Management (formally family and consumer sciences) at Ole Miss. He is currently the executive chef and owner of Restaurant Iris and The Second Line in Memphis. Kelly English will be given the Outstanding Young Alumni award.

Five other UM alumni will also receive alumni honors as part of Homecoming 2014.

For more information, visit Alumni Association Names Top Alumni of 2014.

Peggie Gillom-Granderson will enter the Alumni Hall of Fame

Peggie Gillom-Granderson will enter the Alumni Hall of Fame


Kelly English will be recognized as Outstanding Young Alumni